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Latitude: 50.6371 / 50°38'13"N
Longitude: -2.0559 / 2°3'21"W
OS Eastings: 396140
OS Northings: 81933
OS Grid: SY961819
Mapcode National: GBR 33G.WKW
Mapcode Global: FRA 67LD.0WC
Entry Name: United Reformed Church, Including Boundary Railings on North
Listing Date: 20 November 1959
Last Amended: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1229998
English Heritage Legacy ID: 109214
Location: Corfe Castle, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20
Civil Parish: Corfe Castle
Built-Up Area: Corfe Castle
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Corfe Castle St Edward the Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
CORFE CASTLE EAST STREET (West side)
SY 96 81
7/62 United Reformed Church
(formerly listed as
20.11.59 Congregational Chapel),
including boundary railings
United Reformed Church. Built as Independent Chapel 1835. Rubble stone walls.
Slate roof with coped gables with apex finials. Simple rectangular plan, with
north porch. This has ashlar-faced north wall and coped gabled roof with apex
finial. Date plaque over door. In each side wall, 2 tall round-headed windows
with plain ashlar surrounds. In west wall, a triple round-arched window with
Romanesque style columns as mullions. Interior plain, with segmental arched
plaster ceiling and semi-circular niche in east wall. All furnishings late C19.
Iron boundary railings to churchyard on north, - early C19. Railings with shaped
tops. Ornamental overthrow with lamp housing to gateway. Matching iron gates.
(RCHM, Monument 3. Dorset. Vol. II).
Listing NGR: SY9614081933
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